Reverb 10 – day 2

Johnnie Moore

Johnnie Moore

I’m Johnnie Moore, and I help people work better together

Moving swiftly on, the prompt for today is

What do you do each day that doesn’t contribute to your writing — and can you eliminate it?

Well goodness, there are so many things. And I think writing is actually something that’s become less important to me these days. I often show up for meetings with no means of writing things down and I can’t recall making a proposal longer than one side of A4 for a long time.

But the answer I’m going with is: thinking too much. I overthink stuff and let the perfect become the enemy of the good. The desire to write a comprehensive post usually stops me saying anything at all. In the end, I write fragments anyway, and it serves me well.

Can I eliminate thinking? No, and I don’t want to. But I’m trying to do a bit less…

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